Land Expropriation

ANC says land issue urgent enough to be discussed before elections

ANC says land issue urgent enough to be discussed before elections

ANC says land issue urgent enough to be discussed before elections
SA expects Ramaphosa to send a clear message on critical policy issues

SA expects Ramaphosa to send a clear message on critical policy issues

According to a political analyst, President Ramaphosa is expected to address important issues. The analyst, Zamikhaya Maseti, South Africans expect a clear message from the president on issues like land reform.

SA expects Ramaphosa to send a clear message on critical policy issues
Thandiswa Mazwai feels that land will empower women

Thandiswa Mazwai feels that land will empower women

According to musician Thandiswa Maswai, giving land to women will empower them. She wants the government speed up expropriation and give land to women as soon as possible so that they can start empowering themselves.

Thandiswa Mazwai feels that land will empower women
DA puts hope in voters to help stop land expropriation in 2019

DA puts hope in voters to help stop land expropriation in 2019

The DA is pinning its hope on more votes in the 2019 elections to help them oppose land expropriation without compensation. The party didn't have enough numbers to stop the adoption of a recommendation to amend the Constitution.

DA puts hope in voters to help stop land expropriation in 2019
Leaked report shows how the government will approach land expropriation

Leaked report shows how the government will approach land expropriation

An anonymous source from within the ANC has leaked a document outlining how the government will define which land will be expropriated without compensation. The leaked document was brought forward by The Rapport.

Leaked report shows how the government will approach land expropriation
IFP's Buthelezi warns Land expropriation should be carefully implemented

IFP's Buthelezi warns Land expropriation should be carefully implemented

The leader of the IFP, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has warned that land expropriation without compensation will deminish social cohesion and disencourage foriegn investment in the country, should it not be carefully implemented.

IFP's Buthelezi warns Land expropriation should be carefully implemented
Julius Malema meets former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs

Julius Malema meets former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema met struggle stalwart and former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs recently. Twitter users lauded the meeting, noting that "we're all part of a family."

Julius Malema meets former Constitutional Court judge Albie Sachs
Explainer: The land expropriation report has been adopted, but what now?

Explainer: The land expropriation report has been adopted, but what now?

The National Assembly passed a motion to create a committee that will be responsible for drafting an amendment to the Constitution. This comes after a motion to amend has been approved earlier, setting things in motion.

Explainer: The land expropriation report has been adopted, but what now?
AfriForum says the ANC fooled the white people of SA back in 1994

AfriForum says the ANC fooled the white people of SA back in 1994

According to AfriForum, the African National Congress fooled white South Africans in 1994. The activist group says the ANC promised to protect the interests of minorities, but land expropriation is making them break their promise.

AfriForum says the ANC fooled the white people of SA back in 1994
SA farmers jump ship to Canada thanks to looming land expropriation

SA farmers jump ship to Canada thanks to looming land expropriation

Land expropriation is still a highly contested issue in SA and it confuses a lot of people. As a result, young farmers are leaving South Africa in high numbers. Agri SA says the government is messing with the nation's food.

SA farmers jump ship to Canada thanks to looming land expropriation
AfriForum hopes to stop Parliament’s land expropriation process

AfriForum hopes to stop Parliament’s land expropriation process

AfriForum hopes to quickly put a stop to the Parliament's process on land expropriation. The Western Cape High Court will hear the activist group's case. The process of amending the Constitution is underway and nearing completion.

AfriForum hopes to stop Parliament’s land expropriation process
Black First Land First goes up against AfriForum on the land issue

Black First Land First goes up against AfriForum on the land issue

Black First Land First has announced its intention to go up against AfriForum after the group recently submitted an application to halt Land Reform. The party revealed that they felt AfriForum, the ANC as well as the EFF worked

Black First Land First goes up against AfriForum on the land issue
AfriForum “cannot imagine themselves being equal to monkeys”- Malema

AfriForum “cannot imagine themselves being equal to monkeys”- Malema

Julius Malema has said in an interview with CNN that AfriForum “cannot imagine themselves being equal to monkeys”. He has also ,once again, said that he wasn’t calling for the murder of white people - “for now”.

AfriForum “cannot imagine themselves being equal to monkeys”- Malema
Billionaire Johann Rupert sponsors title deeds for 70 Karoo residents

Billionaire Johann Rupert sponsors title deeds for 70 Karoo residents

70 residents of the Karoo area of Aberdeen in the Eastern Cape now hold freehold land title deeds thanks to billionaire Johann Rupert and his wife Gaynor. The sponsorship is part of the Free Market Foundation's Khaya Lam project.

Billionaire Johann Rupert sponsors title deeds for 70 Karoo residents
AfriForum approaches embassies in attempt to stop land expropriation

AfriForum approaches embassies in attempt to stop land expropriation

AfriForum has begun submitting memorandums to embassies in the hopes on putting pressure on government to halt land expropriation without compensation. They had hoped to do so with the leader of COPE, however COPE has distanced th

AfriForum approaches embassies in attempt to stop land expropriation
IMF releases report saying optimism for the economy is fading

IMF releases report saying optimism for the economy is fading

The IMF went on to say that economic recovery plans face serious restrictions, especially with the growing debt of state-owned companies. In October 2018 the global lender saw Africas most industrialised economy grow by 0.8%.

IMF releases report saying optimism for the economy is fading
Tweep calls on the expropriation of land allegedly belonging to the Oppenheimer family

Tweep calls on the expropriation of land allegedly belonging to the Oppenheimer family

A social media user, Tumelo Mapaa, called on the expropriation of land, which allegedly belongs to South Africa's wealthiest family, the Oppenheimers. The land in question is reportedly larger than Pretoria and Durban combined.

Tweep calls on the expropriation of land allegedly belonging to the Oppenheimer family
Land expropriation is happening, but what is next in 2019?

Land expropriation is happening, but what is next in 2019?

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has officially adopted plans to amend Section 25 of the Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation. But, what happens now that the constitution will be amended.

Land expropriation is happening, but what is next in 2019?
7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament

7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament

South Africans heard the news that Parliament adopted the report that calls for the amendment of Section 25 of the Constitutions to allow for land expropriation without compensation. Not everyone was as pleased as the EFF.

7 honest reactions to land reform report’s adoption by Parliament
Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation

Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee has officially adopted plans to amend Section 25 of the Constitution to allow for expropriation without compensation. The wheels on the #ExpropriationWithoutCompensation bus is rolling.

Parliament adopted report to amend the Constitution for expropriation
President vows land reform won't violate the constitution or human rights

President vows land reform won't violate the constitution or human rights

President Cyril Ramaphosa, told the European Parliament that land expropriation without compensation will not violate the constitution or the human rights of the country's citizens. It will also not affect food security.

President vows land reform won't violate the constitution or human rights
Land expropriation is a done deal, only a few formalities are left

Land expropriation is a done deal, only a few formalities are left

Land expropriation is basically a done deal, as the ANC and EFF have the number of votes they need to allow for an amendment to the Constitution. The amendment will make it possible to expropriate land without compensation.

Land expropriation is a done deal, only a few formalities are left
Farmer inspires tweeps by sharing pics of his day in the 'office'

Farmer inspires tweeps by sharing pics of his day in the 'office'

BB Mthanti is a cattle farmer based in Midrand, Johannesburg. He inspired tweeps recently by sharing pictures of his premium breeds of cattle on Twitter. He referred to his cattle farm as his "office." More on Briefly.co.za.

Farmer inspires tweeps by sharing pics of his day in the 'office'
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